145-152I call out at the top of my lungs,God! Answer! I’ll do whatever you say.”I called to you, “Save meso I can carry out all your instructions.”I was up before sunrise,crying for help, hoping for a word from you.I stayed awake all night,prayerfully pondering your promise.In your love, listen to me;in your justice, God, keep me alive.As those out to get me come closer and closer,they go farther and farther from the truth you reveal;But you’re the closest of all to me, God,and all your judgments true.I’ve known all along from the evidence of your wordsthat you meant them to last forever.

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